The AIFS Agency Plan outlines our vision to make a profound and positive contribution to the lifetime wellbeing of Australian families.
AIFS produces a number of publications relating to our research throughout the year. These include research papers and reports, facts sheets and commissioned reports. We also publish our peer-reviewed journal Family Matters twice a year.
All publications are also listed in our library catalogue.
Enhancing the implementation of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Placement Principle: Policy and practice considerations
Outlines the contemporary understanding of the Principle, and reviews the barriers at the policy and practice levels that impede its implementation
This is the fifth volume in the LSAC Annual Statistical Report series, which uses data from the fifth wave of the study for the first time.
A snapshot of empowerment evaluation, a model that aims to create a sense of ownership to ensure program outcomes are beneficial for participants
A snapshot of participatory action research, an approach that views the participant as an equal partner with the researcher
This paper reports on the characteristics of online counselling clients and describes their preferences for online services over similar free options.
A review of government initiatives that help families balance their work and family responsibilities.
A snapshot of child protection activity in Australia during 2013-2014
A review of the research on the effectiveness of relationship education and counselling
Communication needs and the Australian gambling field: Summary findings from consultations conducted by the Australian Gambling Research Centre
This report provides insight into ways the gambling sector can develop accessible communication strategies that meet the needs of the audience.